2011 Asian Cup
AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2011™ kick-off times confirmed
Kuala Lumpur: AFC has announced the kick-off times for the AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2011™.
All the group matches will kick off at 4:15pm and 7:15pm local time (Doha local time is GMT +3 hours). The group matches will be played from January 7, 2011, to January 19, 2011.
The quarter-finals (January 21 and 22, 2011; Khalifa, Al Sadd, Al Gharafa, and Qatar SC Stadiums) and the semi-finals (January 25, 2011; Khalifa and Al Gharafa Stadiums) will start at 4:25pm and 7:25pm.
The third-fourth place match will be played on January 28 at 6pm at the Al Sadd Stadium, while the Final starts at 6pm on January 29 at the Khalifa Stadium.
The kick-off times were finalised after taking on board the feedback from broadcasters in east and west Asia as well as the views of Qatar Local Organising Committee (QLOC).
The 2011 Asian Cup tournament takes places Jan 7-29 in Qatar.
Group A: Qatar, Kuwait, China PR, Uzbekistan
Group B: Saudi Arabia, Japan, Jordan, Syria
Group C: Korea Rep., India, Australia, Bahrain
Group D: Iraq, DPR Korea, UAE, IR Iran